The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Model-View-Controller (MVC)
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 11 23
Rank change year-on-year -22 +12  
Contract jobs citing MVC 25 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 7.79% 7.06% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.33% 8.22% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 0
Median daily rate £292 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.15% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  

MVC is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 268 73 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 83.49% 85.88% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 37 29
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £438 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £21.61 £17.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.11% -31.31%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing MVC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Belfast

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MVC in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Belfast

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Belfast over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for MVC.

1 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 25 (75.76%) XML
3 24 (72.73%) JSON
4 22 (66.67%) CSS
4 22 (66.67%) HTML
4 22 (66.67%) Finance
5 21 (63.64%) Web Services
6 19 (57.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 18 (54.55%) .NET
8 17 (51.52%) C#
8 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET
8 17 (51.52%) WCF
8 17 (51.52%) jQuery
8 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (45.45%) AngularJS
10 14 (42.42%) User Experience
10 14 (42.42%) Banking
10 14 (42.42%) HTML5
10 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
10 14 (42.42%) CRM
10 14 (42.42%) Siebel
11 12 (36.36%) SQL
11 12 (36.36%) Java
11 12 (36.36%) Spring
12 11 (33.33%) PL/SQL
12 11 (33.33%) Spring Boot
13 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (30.30%) RESTful
14 8 (24.24%) TypeScript
15 7 (21.21%) Virtual Team

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Sumo Logic
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Moq
2 1 (3.03%) NUnit
2 1 (3.03%) QUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) UI Developer
3 12 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 12 (36.36%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 10 (30.30%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (27.27%) Angular Developer
7 7 (21.21%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (21.21%) HTML Developer
7 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
7 7 (21.21%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 7 (21.21%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (21.21%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
9 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) XML
2 24 (72.73%) JSON
3 22 (66.67%) CSS
3 22 (66.67%) HTML
4 21 (63.64%) Web Services
5 19 (57.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 18 (54.55%) .NET
7 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET
7 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (51.52%) jQuery
7 17 (51.52%) WCF
8 15 (45.45%) AngularJS
9 14 (42.42%) HTML5
10 12 (36.36%) Spring
11 11 (33.33%) Spring Boot
12 10 (30.30%) RESTful
13 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
13 7 (21.21%) Java EE
13 7 (21.21%) Node.js
13 7 (21.21%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) User Experience
2 7 (21.21%) Virtual Team
3 5 (15.15%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) CRM
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Concurrent Programming
3 7 (21.21%) Data Modelling
3 7 (21.21%) Multithreading
4 5 (15.15%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) TDD
6 1 (3.03%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.03%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 17 (51.52%) C#
3 12 (36.36%) Java
3 12 (36.36%) SQL
4 11 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 8 (24.24%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
1 14 (42.42%) Siebel
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle